Utilization Analysis Paper

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Utilization Analysis and Issues Objective: Iona ambulatory care consultants will conduct a utilization analysis of Medical Associates program and services to identify the relevant characteristics of the patients and their market implications. At Middleboro there are twenty-three physician staff offering nine different services to its patients. Gastroenterology, General Surgeon and Urology are three programs that are not offered at the Jasper location. Other services at this facility include Cardiology, ENT, Internal medicine, OB/GYN, Orthopedic Surgeon, and Pediatrics. There are fewer programs offered that the Japer facility with a physician staff of seven people. Thoracic Surgeon is offered at this facility only. Other six medical services at Jasper are Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Cardiology, OB/GYN, ENT and Orthopedic Surgeon. In assessing the utilization statistics charts for both Middleboro it…show more content…
In forecasting the demand for over a three year period, Iona Ambulatory Care consultant assesses the resources at both Jasper and Middleboro facilities. Utilization rate is most commonly known as the operating rate of a firm. It is a metric used to measure the rate at which potential output levels are being met or used ad can be displayed as a percentage, capacity utilization levels give insight into the overall slack that is in the economy or a firm at a given point in time. If a company is running at a 70% capacity utilization rate, it has room to increase production up to a 100% utilization rate without incurring the expensive costs of building a new plant or…show more content…
UR DIS UR CY 54,352 2,775 CY1 50,670 3,269 0.07 (0.15) CY2 45,812 3,397 0.11 (0.04) Actual-last period 3682 (494) 6.77 (17.80) 4858 (128) 9.59

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